Man dies in motorcycle crash in Le Sueur County

Man dies in motorcycle crash in Le Sueur County Photo: KSTP-TV

Updated: July 26, 2019 08:33 PM

One man is dead after a single-vehicle motorcycle crash in Kasota Township. 

Le Sueur County Sheriff's deputies responded to a motorcycle crash at the intersection of Shanaska Creek Road and North Shore Drive at approximately 1:40 p.m. Friday, according to a release. 


Preliminary investigation indicates that while traveling southbound on Shanaska Creek Road, the motorcycle driver, identified as 63-year-old Ben Tresise of Lake Crystal, "laid the bike down," according to the sheriff's office.  

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Tresise sustained fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The State Patrol is currently investigating the incident to determine the cause of the crash. 

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